Accounting Scholarships

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Pennsylvania Society of Tax & Accounting Professionals’ scholarship

The PSTAP awards the Robert T. Zalenski Memorial Scholarship, ranging from $2,000 to $3,000, to three undergraduate students majoring in accounting at an accredited Pennsylvania college or university.

Amount
$2,000–$3,000
Scholarships awarded
3 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
October 31
Winner announcement
September 2022

Jeffery L. Esser Career Development Scholarship

The Jeffrey L. Esser Career Development Scholarship offers one to three awards and is for individuals seeking to advance their public finance careers through a degree on a part-time enrollment.

Amount
$5,000–$15,000
Scholarships awarded
3 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
December 1

NJCPA Scholarship Fund – High School Seniors

The New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants (NJCPA) offers the NJCPA Scholarship Fund Program to 28 high school seniors in New Jersey each, pursuing an undergraduate degree in accounting.

Amount
$1,500
Scholarships awarded
28 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
December 10

Frank L. Greathouse Government Accounting Scholarship

The Frank L. Greathouse Government Accounting Scholarship awards two undergraduate or graduate students, preparing for a career in state and local government finance, $10,000 each.

Amount
$10,000
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
December 30

Government Finance Professional Development Scholarship

Government Finance Professional Development Scholarship offers $10,00 each to four graduate students in the U.S. or Canada to enroll in a degree focused on local and state government finance.

Amount
$10,000
Scholarships awarded
4 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
December 30
Winner announcement
April 2023

Minorities In Government Finance Scholarship

GOFA's Minorities in Government Finance Scholarship awards a $10,000 scholarship to a minority graduate or upper-level undergraduate student interested in pursuing a career in local or state government finance.

Amount
$10,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
December 30
Winner announcement
April

Business Student Scholarship

AfterCollege offers the AfterCollege Business Student Scholarship to students pursuing a degree (AA, AS, BA, BS, MS, Ph.D.) in one of the numerous fields of business in the U.S.

Amount
$500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
December 31

Fifth Year Accounting Student Scholarship Program

The program, administered by the Texas State Board of Public Accountancy, provides up to $5,000 to students planning to take the CPA examination and be CPA certified in Texas.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
December 31

MUFG Union Bank Scholarship Program

UNCF offers scholarships in partnership with the Union Bank Foundation valued at $5,280 per recipient for undergraduate study across the United States.

Amount
$5,280
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3.3
Deadline
January 13

Byron Bird Graduate Scholarship

The Kansas Society of Certified Public Accountants (KSCPA) offers the Byron Bird Graduate Scholarship to one accounting graduate student in Kansas to complete their postgraduate studies.

Amount
$3,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 4

John J. Killian Scholarship

The Kansas Society of CPAs Educational Foundation offers the John J. Killian Scholarship to full-time college junior students majoring in accounting enrolled at independent Kansas colleges or universities.

Amount
$2,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 4

Mary Ellen Kirkpatrick Leadership Scholarship

KSCPA offers the Mary Ellen Kirkpatrick Leadership Scholarship to one college junior with accounting majors in Kansas to complete their undergraduate degree program. Applicants must be Kansas residents.

Amount
$2,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 4
Winner announcement
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Ritchie-Jennings Memorial Scholarship

The Ritchie-Jennings Memorial Scholarship offers a total of $56,000 to 25 undergraduate students.

Amount
$1,000–$10,000
Scholarships awarded
25 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 6
Winner announcement
April 20, 2023

UNCF Medline Corporate Scholars Program

The UNCF Medline Corporate Scholars Program offers a $5, 000 scholarship for African American junior undergraduate students.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
February 28
Winner announcement
June 2023

AICPA Minority Accounting Scholarship

A $10,000- AICPA Minority Scholarship is offered to outstanding full-time students in order to promote their decision to major in accounting and eventual admittance into the field.

Amount
$10,000
Scholarships awarded
10 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
March 1
Winner announcement
August

AICPA Scholarships

AICPA offers scholarships to 139 U.S. residents studying accountancy or related fields every year.

Amount
$3,000–$10,000
Scholarships awarded
139 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
March 1
Winner announcement
August 2022

George White Memorial Scholarship

The Iowa Automobile Dealers Foundation for Education offers the George White Memorial Scholarship to qualified students in Iowa to advance their education and pursue careers in the automotive industry.

Amount
$2,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
March 1

Michael T. Clemons Scholarship

The Iowa Automobile Dealers Foundation for Education offers the Michael T. Clemons Scholarship to one qualified student in Iowa to advance their education and pursue careers in the automotive industry.

Amount
$2,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
March 1

Advocates for African Americans Carolinas Scholarship

The scholarship awards $2,000 to a graduating high school student to pursue undergraduate study in engineering, computer science, accounting, finance, or business administration at universities in North or South Carolina.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3.5
Deadline
March 4

MetLife Foundation Scholarship

The MetLife Foundation partners with UNCF to offer scholarships to African American students enrolled at accredited Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) for their junior year.

Amount
$7,333–$14,666
Scholarships awarded
100 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
March 10
Winner announcement
August 2023

Hearld and Marge Ambler Scholarship

The Community Foundation of the Ozarks offers the Hearld and Marge Ambler Scholarship of $6,000 to two college students each, pursuing business-related degree programs. Preference is given to accounting majors.

Amount
$6,000
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
March 13

AGC Scholarship

The Associated General Contractors of Alaska provides an opportunity to students who are either Alaska residents or U.S. citizens to win a scholarship of up to $20,000.

Amount
$2,500–$20,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 31
Winner announcement
April 2023

CME Group Foundation Scholars Program

$20,000 is awarded to an outstanding student attending a partner institution by the CME Group Foundation.

Amount
$20,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
April 4

CREW Network Scholarship

A real estate network focused on women is choosing 30 undergraduate or postgraduate students to win a scholarship for professional and academic development.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
30 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
April 15
Winner announcement
July 2023

Annabel Lambeth Jones Brevard College Merit Scholarship Fund

The Annabel Lambeth Jones Brevard College Merit Scholarship, ranging from $11,000 to $13,000, is available to a high school senior who is an incoming freshman at Brevard College.

Amount
$11,000–$13,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 18
Winner announcement
August 2023

UBS/PaineWebber Scholarship

Scholarships of $8,000 are awarded to college sophomores and juniors who major in business at UNCF colleges by the UBS/Painwebber Scholarship Program.

Amount
$8,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
April 27
Winner announcement
August

KyCPA College Scholarships

The KyCPA College Scholarship offers 43 $1,550 scholarships to college students currently enrolled in accounting.

Amount
$1,550
Scholarships awarded
43 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 30

Delaware Career Based Scholarship

The Delaware Department of Education offers $5,000 to at least nine Delaware residents pursuing an undergraduate degree for a career in a high-need field.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
9 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
May 15

AICPA Fellowships for Minority Doctoral Students

Every year, the AICPA Fellowship for Minority Doctoral Students awards fellowships worth $12,000 to minority postgraduate students.

Amount
$12,000
Scholarships awarded
25 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
May 31
Winner announcement
July 2023

Illinois CPA Society Freshman Scholarships

The scholarships are awarded annually to brilliant minority students for their academic excellence to pursue a degree in accounting.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
May 31

Tim Smith Memorial Scholarship for Accounting and Finance Students

The Colorado Fiscal Managers' Association (CFMA) offers the Tim Smith Memorial Scholarship of $1,000 to undergraduate students pursuing accounting and finance degrees. Applicants must be in their freshman year.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
May 31
Winner announcement
June 27, 2023

NYSSCPA Excellence in Accounting Scholarship

The NYSSCPA Excellence in Accounting Scholarship program offers awards of $2,500 to 30 college juniors or senior students majoring in accounting at New York-based colleges or universities.

Amount
$2,500
Scholarships awarded
30 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
June 5

RICOH Scholarship Program

The scholarship awards brilliant students from the minority community keen on advancing their academic careers in certain disciplines while studying at HBCUs.

Amount
$2,500
Scholarships awarded
5 winners
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
June 20

Stanley R. Arnold Scholarship

The scholarship, sponsored by New England State and Local Tax Forum, is awarded to one student enrolled in a qualifying tax program, pursuing MST, J.D., or LL.M degrees.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
July 1
Winner announcement
August 2023

AlixPartners/UNCF Scholarship

The AlixPartners/UNCF Scholarship Program awards $5,000 to deserving college junior students.

Amount
$2,500–$5,000
Scholarships awarded
3 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
July 19

Self Scholarship

Self Financials annually offers the Self Scholarship of $1,000 to full-time students pursuing degrees in business, finance, entrepreneurship, computer science, economics, accounting, or mathematics.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
July 31
Winner announcement
September

Kaplan Group Business Scholarship

The Kaplan Group, a commercial collection agency, offers the Kaplan Group Business Scholarship of $1,000 to one undergraduate or graduate student enrolled in a business or law-related program.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
August 15
Winner announcement
September 10, 2022

Synovus Bank/Calvin Smyre Endowed Scholarship

Synovus Bank offers the Synovus Bank/Calvin Smyre Endowed Scholarship of $4,500 to six undergraduate students to complete their banking- and finance-related studies.

Amount
$4,500
Scholarships awarded
6 winners
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
October 31